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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-10784: Security patch for ruby24 ((Multiple Advisories))

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2017-10784: Security patch for ruby24 ((Multiple Advisories))

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/03/2017
Modified
05/03/2019

Description

The Basic authentication code in WEBrick library in Ruby before 2.2.8, 2.3.x before 2.3.5, and 2.4.x through 2.4.1 allows remote attackers to inject terminal emulator escape sequences into its log and possibly execute arbitrary commands via a crafted user name.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby22
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby23
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby24

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby22
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby23
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-ruby24

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